Chris Petts, M.D. of Lee Spring UK discusses some basic features of compression springs and the factors that need to be specified for custom springs.
Schaeffler is expanding its standard rolling bearing business by investing in new production capacity for its FAG Generation C deep groove ball bearings.
SKF is making its high performance RSH seal design available on a larger range of SKF Explorer deep groove ball bearings.
Synchro rings and synchronisation systems are essential components in vehicle transmissions and determine the comfort of manual transmissions, automatic transmissions and double clutch transmissions.
The Schaeffler UK automotive plant in Llanelli, South Wales has become the global location of choice for the production of turbocharger ball bearings. Start of production is planned for Week 21, 2017.
Lee Spring have announced for 2017 a greatly expanded range of DIN sizes with an additional 525 SKUs.
“An important part of Goss’ capability is the design and supply of ultra-high precision components for the medical industry” says Dan Goss.
igus engineers compare the abrasion resistance of 3D printed plastic parts made of iglidur I180 and standard ABS materials. However, to make the test procedure more exciting, the engineers decided to 3D print plastic plain bearings out of each material and insert them into the wheels of a soapbox car.
Elesa’s new 2017 printed catalogue defines over 40,000 components used in the manufacture of machines and equipment, including for production, warehousing, agriculture, general office equipment and industrial systems housings and enclosures.